Google Selling Complete Nik Plugin Suite for Only $150

Google is re-releasing the complete collection of Nik plugins — including Dfine, Viveza, HDR Efex Pro, Color Efex Pro, Silver Efex Pro, and Sharpener Pro — for only $150. The plugins, which will no longer be sold individually, used to sell for $100 a piece.

Additionally, if you’ve bought any of the plugins in the last five years, the company is going to give you the entire suite for free. And if you spent more than $150 on Nik plugins since February 22nd of this year, Google will actually refund you the difference.

The bundle is already available for purchase on Nik’s website, complete with a new name (Nik Collection by Google) and a new one-time installer that will support Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Lightroom, and Aperture.

You can get more details, pick up a 15-day free trial, or buy the whole collection by clicking here.

Deadline Approaching for Nik Software Users

If you own any of Nik Software’s excellent products, you should know that Google bought the company recently, and in order to continue to receive updates and tech support for your purchases, you will need to transfer your customer info over to Google.

From Google :
Going forward, Google would like to provide you high-touch technical support for the Nik Software products. In order to be able to do this Google needs to receive the information that Nik Software has about you and your past software purchases such as your name, email address, purchase history, and any other interactions you have had with Nik Software. We ask for your agreement to transfer this data from Nik Software to Google Inc. This data will be used by Google for the purpose of providing you high-touch technical support for Nik Software products if you request such support. The data that is transferred to Google will be subject to the Google Privacy Policy.

The deadline for transferring is December 7, 2012. Visit : http://www.niksoftware.com/company/usa/entry.php?view=privacy/en_transferyourdata.shtml